Sourav Ganguly, the president of Board of Management for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Thursday mentioned that it’s a matter of nice honour for the board to be internet hosting the 2021 T20 World Cup in India.
Sourav Ganguly additionally talked about that India had efficiently staged numerous international tournaments like 1987, 1996 and 2011 50 overs World Cup moreover 2016 ICC World T20 World Cup and 2006 Champions Trophy and he’ll sit up for enjoying his function as an administrator this time round as a substitute of being participant or captain.
Sourav Ganguly: Honour For BCCI To Host ICC T20 World Cup
Worldwide Cricket Council (ICC) and the BCCI teamed as much as reveal the model identification of the 16 crew match in Dubai with simply twelve months to go to the ultimate of the ICC Males’s T20 World Cup 2021 in India. Sourav Ganguly termed that nothing beats the excitement created for a worldwide sporting occasion with thousands and thousands of followers witnessing the sport. Sourav Ganguly himself has been a part of the excitement as a participant or captain.
“It’s a matter of nice honour for us to be internet hosting the ICC Males’s T20 World Cup. India has efficiently staged a number of international occasions because the ICC Males’s Cricket World Cup in 1987 and I’m positive cricketers from all over the world can be excited on the prospect of enjoying in our cricket-loving nation,” mentioned Sourav Ganguly in an official ICC launch.
“I’ve loved being a part of ICC occasions as a participant and know from expertise that nothing beats the buzzing environment of a worldwide cricket occasion with thousands and thousands all over the world watching each recreation. I now sit up for enjoying my half as an administrator as we put together to host the distinguished occasion,” he added.
The model identification is impressed by the colors of India and the extreme ardour that followers have for the sport of cricket, moreover being vibrant and stuffed with vitality and embodies the thrill that comes with the return of the ICC T20 World Cup amidst the distinctive enjoyable and festive environment of India, together with the pageant of lights – Diwali combining with the quick and fierce tempo of world’s finest T20 cricket.
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The seventh version of the Males’s T20 World Cup comes 5 years after the occasion was held in India in 2016. It will likely be the primary international cricket occasion because the extremely profitable ICC Ladies’s T20 World Cup in 2020 which climaxed with a document 86,174 folks within the stadiums to observe the Australia-India closing on the Melbourne Cricket Floor on Worldwide Ladies’s Day.
ICC Chief Govt Manu Sawhney mentioned: “With Diwali simply two days away and with the countdown to the match in India underway, that is an opportune second to unveil our model identification that so splendidly displays the colourful pageant of lights.”
“We’re working very carefully with the BCCI to ship a stellar match bringing the world’s finest gamers collectively to go face to face within the first international cricket occasion because the creation of the pandemic. Our focus will likely be on staging a secure and safe occasion that followers from the world over can get pleasure from,” he added.
Sixteen groups from the world over will take part, together with Papa New Guinea as the latest certified nation. The groups who will take part within the match scheduled for October-November subsequent yr in 2021 are Afghanistan, Australia, Bangladesh, England, India, Eire, Namibia, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Oman, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Scotland, South Africa, Sri Lanka and the West Indies. 9 groups together with host India will be a part of 6 groups who’ve certified in 2019 T20I World Cup Qualifier.